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Active Adults Trips
Active Adult Trip & Activity Policies
  • Pre-registration is required for all classes and trips.
  • Payment is due at the time of registration.
  • All classes and trips are subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment is not met.
  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to departure time.
  • All arrival times on trips are approximate. We will make every effort to depart and arrive in a timely manner.
  • No smoking on vans or buses.
  • We encourage you to utilize the waitlist process whenever possible. Individuals on the waitlist will be contacted if spots become available and given first priority to added classes or trips.
  • An exertion chart has been established based on the physical intensity of the trip. Exertion numbers are listed next to each trip.
  • Registrations must be completed by the participating member. Trips are not transferrable.
  • Door-to-door transportation is available to those who cannot drive themselves. Space is limited so please make your transportation arrangements at the time of registration or a minimum of three days prior to the class or trip. Contact the senior office for transportation availability at 303.464.5526. Door-to-door transportation is available to Broomfield residents only for an additional fee of $2.50 each way.
Refund Policy on Trips and Activities
  • If the class or trip is cancelled by the Recreation Department, a full credit will be automatically applied to your account. If you would prefer a full refund please indicate your wishes when you are contacted regarding the cancellation.
  • Administrative fees of $10 will be assessed on any cancellation initiated by the participant before the deadline date.
  • Cancellations initiated after the deadline will not receive a refund, unless the space can be filled with another participant.

Special Accommodations
For Accommodations, please contact Jenifer at 303.464.5536

  • Individuals who need an assistant (i.e. someone to push the wheelchair) must provide one at the time of registration to ensure trip availability. Trip fees will apply to the assistant as well.
  • Requests for Easy Ride Transportation must be made at the time of registration or a minimum of three days prior to the class or trip.
  • For individuals using motorized mobility devices, such as scooters, please note the vehicle lift capacity is 800 pounds. We are aware that the weight of mobility devices can vary, so please be familiar with the weight of your mobility device when registering for trips that require transportation. Should the combined weight of the participant and mobility device exceed 800 pounds, transportation can still be provided if the participant is able to independently transfer from the mobility device to a wheelchair. The mobility device will be loaded onto the vehicle first and then the participant.
  • For information and questions on any special accommodations, please contact Jenifer Chrisman at 303.464.5536.

Exertion Levels
This is a generalization for the trip.
Trip Exertion Scale:
1: easy, mostly sitting
2: easy, mostly sitting, with some walking
3: moderate, some walking, possible stairs
4: moderate to high, lots of walking, outside, stairs, elevation
5: high, long day, lots of walking, stairs, elevation

Active Adult Trips link

Breakfast Club (1) link
The first Friday of each month, we will travel to a new restaurant to experience some great breakfast food and fellowship. Fee includes transportation only. The meal is on your own. Prices do not include tax or gratuity.

Parkway Cafe (Boulder)
The Parkway Cafe in Boulder, Colorado serves up American style breakfast and lunches with specials changing daily. The Parkway Cafe has been a favorite of Boulderites for years, it’s the place where you catch up with friends, meet new ones, and grab a great meal. You’ll find fast and friendly service, an extensive menu, along with great specials. Menu prices range from $6–9. Trip deadline date: Tue Jun 30
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date
67343 $7/$9 Fri 8:30–10:30 am Jul 3

Sundance Cafe (Nederland)
There is always a story behind any old building or any long running business, especially in a small mountain town. The physical buildings of the Sundance Cafe as well as the lodge buildings had their origins as Army barracks in Texas. Eventually, they migrated to Colorado putting in an appearance at what is now the Crossroads Mall before being moved up into the mountains surrounding Nederland. People come from all over the country to get their #1 breakfast, a taste of the homemade chilies, or to enjoy a delicious drink while gazing out on the Continental Divide. Menu prices range from $6–10. Trip deadline date: Tue Aug 4
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date
67344 $7/$9 Fri 8–11 am Aug 7

Supper Club (1) link
The third Wednesday of each month, we will travel to a fine dining restaurant for food and fellowship. Fee includes transportation only. The meal is on your own. Prices do not include tax or gratuity. 

Hickory House (Parker)
The Hickory House has been crafting their baby back ribs, barbeque sauces and other recipes since 1988. The sauce, baked beans, cole slaw, onion rings, and BBQ meats are made daily from scratch. Menu prices range from $8–20. Trip deadline date: Wed Jun 10
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date
67348 $7/$9 Wed 3:30–7:30 pm Jun 17

Casa Vallarta (Aurora)
Casa Vallarta is a very nice Mexican restaurant in the Denver area, serving traditional Mexican cuisine. The restaurant is a family owned business. Casa Vallarta offers a very wide menu, lots of space, and very reasonable prices. Menu prices range from $5–20. Trip deadline date: Wed Jul 8
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date
67349 $7/$9 Wed 3–7 pm Jul 15

Simms Steakhouse (Golden)
Enjoy the award-winning menu as you marvel at the breathtaking views of Denver. The renowned chefs at Simms Steakhouse have created a menu from the finest ingredients available. Succulent steaks, fresh seafood, and decadent desserts – there’s something for everyone at Simms Steakhouse. Menu prices range from $19–39. Trip deadline date: Wed Aug 12
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date
67350 $7/$9 Wed 4:15–8 pm Aug 19

Casino Trips (3) link
Sit back and relax as you are comfortably taken to Black Hawk or Central City. Most casino packages includes transportation, 2 time points, $5 cash back on day of the trip, $5 or $10 off meals, and free drinks while gambling. You must use your player card to earn points. You must be age 21 to enroll for these trips. Trip deadline date: 3 BUSINESS days prior to trip.
Code R/NR Fee Day Time Date Casino
67730 $6/$8 Tue 9 am–4 pm Jul 21 Mardi Gras
67731 $6/$8 Tue 9 am–3 pm Aug 18 Mardi Gras